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Flag for United Kingdom January 25, 1944 — Total Solar Eclipse — London, England, United Kingdom

Max view in London
Tuesday, January 25, 1944 at 5:35 PM

Global Type: Total Solar Eclipse


London: Partial Solar Eclipse


Began: Tue, Jan 25, 1944 at 5:28 PM

Maximum: Tue, Jan 25, 1944 at 5:35 PM

Ended: Tue, Jan 25, 1944 at 5:57 PM


Duration: 29 minutes

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January 25, 1944 — Total Solar Eclipse — London

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Looked

The total phase of this solar eclipse was not visible in London, but it could be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covered only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

StartMaxSunset
5:28 PM Jan 255:35 PM Jan 255:35 PM Jan 25
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Local times for eclipse in London on Tuesday, January 25, 1944

EventTime in LondonDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsJan 25 at 5:28 PM238°West-southwest0.5°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Maximum EclipseJan 25 at 5:35 PM239°West-southwest0.2° below
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-southwest for the best view of the eclipse.
SunsetJan 25 at 5:35 PM239°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsJan 25 at 5:57 PM239°West-southwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for London (BST – British Summer Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in London

Eclipse Visibility from LondonVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
1940Mar 23LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Apr 22LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1940Oct 16LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1941Sep 5LunarPenumbral
Partial
1942Mar 2 / Mar 3LunarTotal
Total
1942Aug 26LunarTotal
Total
1942Sep 10SolarPartial
Partial
1943Feb 20LunarPartial
Partial
1943Aug 15LunarPartial
Partial
1944Jan 25SolarPartial
Total
1944Feb 9LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Jul 6LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1944Dec 29LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1945Jul 9SolarPartial
Total
1945Dec 18 / Dec 19LunarTotal
Total
1946Jun 14LunarPartial
Total
1946Dec 8LunarTotal
Total
1947Jun 3LunarPenumbral
Partial
1947Nov 28LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1948Oct 18LunarPenumbral
Penumbral
1949Apr 13LunarTotal
Total
1949Apr 28SolarPartial
Partial
1949Oct 7LunarTotal
Total
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